SUGIMOTO, Hiroshi.  Theaters.  By Hans Belting.  224 pp.  Text illustrated with 95 black and white illustrations and accompanied by an original Sugimoto photogravure 435 x 540 mm, signed by the artist.  Square 4to., 300 x 275 mm, bound in white
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Hiroshi Sugimoto
Theaters by Hans Belting, 2001

2001

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SUGIMOTO, Hiroshi. Theaters. By Hans Belting. 224 pp. Text illustrated with 95 black and white illustrations and accompanied by an original Sugimoto photogravure 435 x 540 mm, signed by the artist. Square 4to., 300 x 275 mm, bound in white smooth cloth with silver lettering on spine. Preserved in aluminum slipcase and publisher's cardboard box. The signed photogravure in a separate aluminum portfolio. New York: Sonnabend Gallery in association with Eyestorm, London, 2001. First Edition. Sugimoto's disturbing and beautiful volume of 95 photos of empty movie theaters with empty movie screens. This is the deluxe version accompanied by a photogravure of: "U. A. Walker, New York, 1978" a movie theater located in the Mapleton district of Brooklyn. The Walker Theater, designated as a cinema "treasure" opened on January 5, 1926 with Wallace Beery in "Fireman, Save My Child". The opulent interior decorations were carried out by Vincent Margliotti. It was equipped with a Wurltzer 2 manual 10 rank theatre organ. The original, signed Sugimoto photogravure is preserved in a much larger custom-made brushed aluminum case, as issued. Limited edition of 1000 copies.

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    Excellent
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    H 118.12 in. x W 108.27 in.H 300 cm x W 275 cm
  • Gallery Location
    New York, NY
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    LU43835338482
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    127958
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